Free COVID-19 Tests Available To 60K Michigan Households In At-Risk CommunitiesThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is providing 300,000 free COVID-19 tests to 60,000 households in at-risk communities.
MDHHS Recommends Michiganders Avoid Foam On Waterbodies This SummerAs the weather is warming up and people visit Michigan throughout the summer, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is recommending that visitors avoid any foam on any waterbodies, including lakes, rivers, and streams.
Michigan Reports Its First Probable Case Of Monkeypox In Oakland CountyThe first probable case monkeypox case in Michigan has been detected in Oakland County, the state Department of Health and Human Services announced Wednesday.
MDHHS: First Mosquito-Borne Virus Of 2022 Detected In Bay CountyMichigan's first mosquito-borne virus of 2022 was recently detected in Bay County, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.
MDHHS Shares Tips To Stay Healthy During Extreme HeatThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is sharing tips as they urge residents to protect themselves from the health risks that come with hot temperatures.
Henry Ford Health, MSU And U Of M Awarded $300K To Expand Sickle Cell ClinicsMDHHS says the Sickle Cell Clinic Expansion and Enhancement Program offers new resources to help providers increase patient access to quality multidisciplinary health care and improve care coordination. It also aims to establish preferred provider networks focusing on sickle cell disease.
MDHHS Urges Michigan Residents To Take Precautions To Prevent Tick BitesThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is encouraging Michiganders to take precautions to avoid tick bites while spending time outside this summer.
Former MDHHS Foster Care Worker Charged With Sexually Assaulting ClientA former Michigan Department of Health and Human Services foster care worker is facing several charges after he allegedly sexually assaulted a client.
Replacement Food Assistance Benefits, Emergency Relief Available To Residents Affected By Gaylord-Area TornadoThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) announced that residents who were affected by the deadly tornado last week in the Gaylord area may be eligible for replacement food assistance and state emergency relief.
About 90,000 Michigan Students Impacted By COVID School Disruptions To Receive Food Assistance BenefitsStudents whose access to free or reduced-price lunches was affected by the pandemic are expected to receive food assistance benefits, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.
MDHHS Confirms 1st Flu-Related Child Death This SeasonThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has confirmed the first influenza-related child death in Michigan for the 2021-2022 flu season, the agency announced.